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Seneca Falls: Was it the Beginning?

  • Dates: May 12, 2017
  • Start Time: 12:00 PM
  • End Time: 1:00 PM
  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Admission: free
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Judith Wellman, Director of Historical New York Research Associates and Professor Emerita, SUNY Oswego, will give a presentation entitled, “The Seneca Falls Women’s Rights Convention: Was it the Beginning of the Woman Suffrage Movement?” The talk will be based on Wellman’s book, The Road to Seneca Falls: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the First Woman’s Right Convention (University of Illinois Press, 2004). Wellman was a featured narrator on the Ken Burns documentary, Not for Ourselves Alone. This program is part of the Media in Focus series presented by the Central Library’s Reynolds Media Center.

Held in the Kate Gleason auditorium